March 14, 2018
Journey Beads to capture the family story
Hospitals have their bravery beads and courage beads, and now Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Toronto is introducing Journey Beads.
Beginning next week, during Child Life Month in Canada,...
February 21, 2018
Our Founding Director
It started with a phone call.
In late 1978, Mary Pat Armstrong picked up the receiver to hear her daughter’s oncologist, Dr. Peter McClure, ask if she wanted to be part of trying to...
October 19, 2017
The sisterhood of the Family Services Associates
Nicole Aversa, Ryley Stapleton and Leigh-Anne Onlock are a tight trio, bonded by the compassionate nature of their work and their close physical proximity.
“We’re always bumping...
September 20, 2017
Longer school day
The Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Toronto School just began its 14th school year, but this year looks a little different. For the first time in the School’s history, it is...
September 20, 2017
Funnies for Families
It’s been said that laughter is the best medicine, and families at Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Toronto are getting big doses of it every Tuesday night thanks to Kristie Gunter...
August 16, 2017
One of the many benefits of staying at Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Toronto is the opportunity for families to meet and make friends with each other. Their shared understanding of what...
August 04, 2017
Living in a house with a population the size of your hometown would seem strange to most people.
But the Smith family from Main Brook in northwest Newfoundland, population 265, says they’ve...
July 12, 2017
Our Kristy advantage
Kristy Daley doesn’t always tie her life’s milestones to birthdays or Christmas mornings. She connects her significant moments to McHappy Day, the annual fundraising event at McDonald...
June 22, 2017
Hunt family touched by phenomenal response
It’s been an incredible two weeks since Coach Dad, Troy Hunt, received an early Father’s Day gift at Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Toronto. Since the release of the video...
May 17, 2017
Taking some "me" time
Families staying at Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Toronto can now treat themselves to a spa visit without ever leaving the House.
Michelle Palmer, owner of Toronto’s Pause Beauty...